ANSI Common Lisp 7 Objects 7.6 Generic Functions and Methods 7.6.6 Method Selection and Combination
22.214.171.124 Determining the Effective Method
The effective method is determined by the following three-step procedure:
- 1.Select the applicable methods.
- 2.Sort the applicable methods by precedence order, putting
the most specific method first.
- 3.Apply method combination to the sorted list of
applicable methods, producing the effective method.
126.96.36.199.1 Selecting the Applicable Methods
188.8.131.52.2 Sorting the Applicable Methods by Precedence Order
184.108.40.206.3 Applying method combination to the sorted list of applicable methods